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Apr 29, 2019, 06:00 ET The Catholic Church of Montreal launches its new awareness campaign under the theme "Finding your way"

MONTREAL, April 29, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Keenly aware of the frenetic pace of life confronting families, young people and vulnerable individuals...


Apr 28, 2019, 09:00 ET Statement by the Prime Minister on Orthodox Easter

OTTAWA, April 28, 2019 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Orthodox Easter: "Today, we join people of ...


Apr 21, 2019, 14:00 ET Statement by the Prime Minister on Easter

OTTAWA, April 21, 2019 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Easter: "Today, our family will join...


Apr 21, 2019, 09:15 ET Statement by Minister Rodriguez on Easter

Today, millions of people in Canada and around the world celebrate Easter OTTAWA, April 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, millions of Christians in Canada and...


Apr 19, 2019, 13:00 ET Statement by Minister Rodriguez on Passover, or Pesach

Today, Jewish communities in Canada and all over the world celebrate the start of Passover OTTAWA, April 19, 2019 /CNW/ - This evening at sundown,...


Apr 19, 2019, 12:00 ET Statement by the Prime Minister on Passover

OTTAWA, April 19, 2019 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on the occasion of Passover: "Tonight at...


Apr 19, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E M I N D E R -- Media Advisory - Itinerary for Friday, April 19, 2019/

OTTAWA, April 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Hamilton, Ontario 2:00 p.m. The Prime Minister will participate in serving the St. Patrick's...


Apr 18, 2019, 18:05 ET Media Advisory - Itinerary for Friday, April 19, 2019

OTTAWA, April 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Hamilton, Ontario 2:00 p.m. The Prime Minister will participate in serving the St. Patrick's...


Apr 17, 2019, 13:10 ET Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral - The Fondation de la basilique Notre-Dame de Montréal creates a Quebec solidarity fund and organizes a benefit concert

MONTRÉAL, April 17, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - In response to the tragic fire that resulted in the partial destruction of Notre-Dame de Paris Cathedral, the ...


Apr 16, 2019, 10:34 ET Mass in Solidarity with the Archdiocese of Paris

MONTREAL, April 16, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Most Reverend Christian Lépine, Archbishop of Montreal, will celebrate today a Mass to be in solidarity...


Apr 14, 2019, 11:00 ET Statement by Minister Rodriguez on Puthandu, Tamil New Year

Today, Tamils in Canada and around the world celebrate Puthandu, Tamil New Year OTTAWA, April 14, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, we join members of the Tamil...


Apr 14, 2019, 10:00 ET Statement by the Prime Minister on Puthandu

OTTAWA, April 14, 2019 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Puthandu: "Today, Tamils in Canada and...


Apr 14, 2019, 10:00 ET Statement by Minister Rodriguez on Vaisakhi

This week, millions of people in Canada and around the world celebrate Vaisakhi OTTAWA, April 14, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, we join the Sikh community in...


Apr 14, 2019, 09:00 ET Statement by the Prime Minister on Vaisakhi

OTTAWA, April 14, 2019 /CNW/ - The Prime Minister, Justin Trudeau, today issued the following statement on Vaisakhi: "Today, Sikhs in Canada and...


Apr 13, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E M I N D E R -- Media Advisory - Itinerary for Saturday, April 13, 2019/

OTTAWA, April 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Vancouver, British Columbia 11:00 a.m. The Prime Minister and Minister of National Defence...


Apr 12, 2019, 16:00 ET Media Advisory - Itinerary for Saturday, April 13, 2019

OTTAWA, April 12, 2019 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Vancouver, British Columbia 11:00 a.m. The Prime Minister and Minister of National Defence...


Apr 12, 2019, 04:36 ET Qintar: The First Sharia-compliant Token is Launched in April 2019

Qintar Makes Waves with the Innovative ISL Blockchain The experienced team has been busy expanding the app and is using the ISL blockchain for this...


Apr 11, 2019, 21:00 ET Enjoy Korea's Tradition and Excitement at the Upcoming 2019 Lotus Lantern Festival

The annual Lotus Lantern Festival, Yeondeunghoe, will take place to celebrate Buddha's birthday from May 3 through 5 in downtown Seoul and along the...


Apr 11, 2019, 19:08 ET Anglican Church of Canada Applauds Changes to Target Benefit Plan Framework

TORONTO, April 11, 2019 /CNW/ - In its 2019 Budget, released on April 11, 2019, the Ontario government announced it will update the target benefit...


Apr 09, 2019, 08:03 ET NCJWC, Toronto's Passover Food Drive

TORONTO, April 9, 2019 /CNW/ - The Passover Food Drive provides people facing food insecurity within our community with kosher for Passover food....


Apr 03, 2019, 16:30 ET Class Action Request: Statement from the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Montreal

MONTREAL, April 3, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Archdiocese of Montreal acknowledges the request for authorization to institute a class action and to...


Apr 02, 2019, 17:39 ET UPDATE - Media Advisory - Itinerary for Tuesday, April 2, 2019

OTTAWA, April 2, 2019 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Ottawa, Ontario 9:30 a.m. The Prime Minister will attend the Cabinet meeting. Note for media:...


Apr 02, 2019, 13:00 ET With a new name and an expanded vision, Canada's oldest magazine becomes Broadview

TORONTO, April 2, 2019 /CNW/ - Canada's oldest continuously published magazine is new again. With fully redesigned print and digital platforms,...


Apr 02, 2019, 11:39 ET UPDATE - Media Advisory - Itinerary for Tuesday, April 2, 2019

OTTAWA, April 2, 2019 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Ottawa, Ontario 9:30 a.m. The Prime Minister will attend the Cabinet meeting. Note for media:...


Apr 02, 2019, 07:00 ET /R E M I N D E R -- Media Advisory - Itinerary for Tuesday, April 2, 2019/

OTTAWA, April 1, 2019 /CNW/ - Note: All times local Ottawa, Ontario 9:30 a.m. The Prime Minister will attend the Cabinet meeting. Note for media:...